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introduction to classical Hausa and the major dialects

Umaru Ahmed

introduction to classical Hausa and the major dialects

by Umaru Ahmed

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Published by Northern Nigerian Pub. Co. in Zaria .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hausa language -- Dialects -- Texts.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Umaru Ahmed and Bello Daura.
    ContributionsDaura, Bello, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL8231 .A35
    The Physical Object
    Pagination136 p.
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5451917M
    LC Control Number73153978

    Other articles where Hausa literature is discussed: African literature: Hausa: The first novels written in Hausa were the result of a competition launched in by the Translation Bureau in northern Nigeria. One year later the bureau published Muhammadu Bello’s Gandoki, in which its hero, Gandoki, struggles against the British colonial regime.   Hausa and its Dialects Hausa has a number of geographical dialects, marked by differences in pronunciation and vocabulary. In some instances, one can notice the variation between eastern dialects on the one hand, e.g. Kano, and areas to the south (Zaria), southeast (Bauchi), with (Daura) and western dialects on the other, e.g Sokoto, Gobir, and.

    where, in a group of dialects, one is predominant and used outside of its natural boundaries as a means of inter-dialectal communication. This was the case with Athenian Greek and the remaining dialects in Classical Greece and - at least for writing - also held for West Saxon vis à vis the other dialects of English in the Old English period.   A Look at Cultural Differences: Pre-Colonial Hausa-Fulani, Yoruba, and Igbo. the Hausa-Fulani, the Yoruba, and the Igbo. the Igbo were the most fragmented before colonization. The Igbo dialects were extremely different from each other from one town to the next, and political structures varied as well. They are the most village-oriented.

    Classics or classical studies is the study of classical antiquity, and in Western culture traditionally refers to the study of Classical Greek and Roman literature in their original languages of Ancient Greek and Latin, respectively. It may also include Greco-Roman philosophy, history, and archaeology as secondary subjects. Intermediate Greek. (3h) Review of grammar; readings in classical authors. P—Greek or equivalent. Intensive Intermediate Greek. (5h) Review of grammar in the context of reading classical authors. P—Greek or equivalent. Introduction to Attic Prose. (3h) Selections from the dialogues of Plato or other Attic prose. P.


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Introduction to classical Hausa and the major dialects by Umaru Ahmed Download PDF EPUB FB2

CLASSICAL HAUSA--Prose extracts with notes--Excerpts of poems with notes--Extracts from plays with notes--MAJOR DIALECTS--Standard Hausa extracts with notes--Konanci dialect versions of the extract in chapter four, with notes--Katsinanci--Sakkwatonci--Dauranci--Zazzaganci--Bauchi dialect--Hadejianci.

Responsibility: Umaru Ahmed and Bello Daura. Modern Hausa: A concise introduction to the Hausa language (kasahorow Language Guides) [kasahorow] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Modern Hausa: A concise introduction to the Hausa language (kasahorow Language Guides)3/5(2).

An Introduction to Classical Introduction to classical Hausa and the major dialects book and the Major Dialects by Ahmed, Umaru and Daura, BelloAuthor: Jon Giullian. Introduction: Hausa is the Chadic language with the largest number of speakers, spoken in Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ghana, Niger, Nigeria, Sudan and Togo.

Hausa spoken as a first language by about 25 million people and as a second language by about 18 million more. No distinction between glottalized consonants and the non-glottalized counterparts: ALL native Hausa speakers would distinguish karu ‘be protected’ (with a “plain” “k”) from k’aru ‘be increased’ (with an ejective “k'”) or daidai ‘correct’ (with “plain” “d”s) from d’aid’ai ‘one at a time’ (with implosive “d'”s).

here to account for Hausa dialect variation. Chapter two aims at presenting in an overall way the major differences that exist between the dialects.

The presentation is along traditional lines. Here the dialects of Hausa have been classified into two major dialects, namely East-Hausa and West-Hausa File Size: 8MB.

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Love it so far, but as a previous commentor wrote, it would be much better if there was audio included with the book.5/5(3). This article presents an analysis of Hausa glosses in a nineteenth-century Qur'anic manuscript (C) from the library of the Institute of Oriental Manuscripts in St Petersburg, and argues that a Author: Nikolay Dobronravin.

Hausa is one of the major languages of Nigeria and parts of Western Africa. Learn about the basic features of Hausa as well, the various dialects of the language, main speakers of Hausa. This is the 2nd most widely spoken of the hausa dialects (very similar to Kano central dialect).

It is the most spoken 2nd language hausa dialect in Nigeria as most of the non-native hausa speakers from the middlebelt & parts of the north-east speak it as a lingua franca. 6) Gobiranci/Arewanci. The great philosophers Plato and Aristotle and the Greek dramatists of Classical Athens wrote in what is now known as Attic Greek (or Classical Greek), which is one of the four major dialects of the antique Greek-speaking world, the others being Ionic, Doric, and Aeolic.

Initiation a la langue Hausa = koyon harshen Hausa. 2 vols. Niger: [s.n.], Marré, Ernst C. Die sprache der Hausa. Grammatik, nebungen und chrestomathie, sowie hausanisch-deutsches und deutsch-hausanisches : Yuusuf Caruso. A language profile for Hausa. Get a detailed look at the language, from population to dialects and usage.

8- Classical Arabic is the language of The Holy Qur'an and classical literature it is differs from standard Arabic mainly in style and vocabulary, some of which is archaic.

9- Dialects are not written and there is no dictionary for dialects This introduction provides a basic understanding of Arabic language to non-Arabic speakers. Hausa (هَوْسَ), also known as Abakwariga, Habe, Haoussa, Hausawa, Kado, and Mgbakpa, belongs to the West Chadic branch of the Afro-Asiatic language is one of the largest languages on the African continent, spoken as a first language by the original Hausa people and by people of Fula ancestry.

Hausa is the majority language of much of northern Nigeria and the neighboring. window to phonologists who are interested in OT and to explore further issues of Hausa in light of OT.

KEYWORDS: Hausa, reduplication, Optimality Theory (OT), syllable structure, syllable weight, foot INTRODUCTION Hausa is one of the major languages that have more first language speakers than any other language in sub-Saharan Size: KB. nlh introduction to general linguistics il 2 c 2. nlh introduction to hausa oral literature 2 c 3 nlh introduction to hausa culture 2 c 4 nlh introduction to hausa studies 2 c 5.

nlh introduction to hausa modern literature 2 c select 2 credits from english 6 eng introduction. Hausa language, the most important indigenous lingua franca in West and Central Africa, spoken as a first or second language by about 40–50 million people. It belongs to the Western branch of the Chadic language superfamily within the Afro-Asiatic language phylum.

The home territories of the Hausa. The main government-funded agency, the Northern Region Literature Agency (NORLA), that undertook the publication of the overwhelming majority of Hausa language books in the s (Skinner Author: Graham Furniss. Find a huge variety of new & used Hausa language books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices.

Shop Hausa language books at Alibris. Discover New and Used Classical Music. Like Classical Music. So does Alibris. An Introduction to Hausa Muhammad Kabir Mahmud Galadanci Buy from $ An Advanced Hausa Reader.

i Online Bibliography of Chadic and Hausa Linguistics. compiled by. PAUL NEWMAN. 1. INTRODUCTION. The Online Bibliography of Chadic and Hausa Linguistics (OBCHL), henceforth the 'biblio', is an updated, expanded, and corrected edition of the bibliography published some fifteen years.Sokoto is used in a variety of classical Hausa literature, and is often known as Classical Hausa.

Northern Hausa dialects include Arewa (meaning 'North') and Arewaci. Zazzaganci in Zazzau is the major Southern dialect. The Daura (Dauranchi) and Kano (Kananci) dialect are the ity: Hausa people.Classical Chinese, also known as Literary Chinese (文言文, wényánwén or 古文, gǔwén) is the language of the classic literature from the end of the Spring and Autumn period through to the end of the Han dynasty, a written form of Old Chinese (上古漢語 or shànɡɡǔ hànyǔ).Classical Chinese is a traditional style of written Chinese that evolved from the classical language Era: 5th century BC to 2nd century AD; continued as a .